merthe etymology

Middle English word merthe comes from Proto-Germanic - iþō, Proto-Germanic *mēraz (Famous. Great; excellent.)

Detailed word origin of merthe

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
- iþō Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*mēraz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Famous. Great; excellent.
*mēriþō Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Fame; popularity; celebrity; renown; reputation.
mǣrþo Old English (ang)
merthe Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as merthe

Descendants of - iþō
bitreuthien depthe derþe filth heelthe hountee lengthe lenthe strengthe strenthe streynthe strynthe thefte theofthe thiefthe thufthe treuthe treuwethe trewthe warmth wearmth wermthe wraththe wreththe